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England Quotes


These are some of the best 'England' quotations and sayings.

An Englishman thinks he is moral when he is only uncomfortable.

Be England what she will, With all her faults, she is my country still.

For he might have been a Rooshian A French or Turk or Proosian, Or perhaps Italian. But in spite of all temptations To belong to other nations, He remains an Englishman.

Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.

If I should die, think only this of me, that there's some corner of a foreign field that is for ever England.

Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duties, and so bear ourselves that, if the British Empire and its Commonwealth last for a thousand years, men will still say: "This was their finest hour."

Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.

O, it's a snug little island! A right little, tight little island!

Oh, to be in England, Now that April's there.

The English nation is never so great as in adversity.

The royal throne of kings, this scepter'd isle, This earth of majesty, this seat of Mars, This other Eden, demi-paradise, This fortress built by nature for herself Against infection and the hand of war; This happy breed of men, this little world, This precious stone set in the silver sea.

We are indeed a nation of shopkeepers.

What have I done for you, England, my England? What is there I would not do, England, my own?